Lehrstuhl für Tierökologie und Tropenbiologie

Mariela Schenk (geb. Wolf)

Phd student

Telephone: +49 (0)931 31-89415
Fax:             +49 (0)931 31-84352
e-Mail: mariela.wolf@uni-wuerzburg.de
e-Mail: mariela.schenk@uni-wuerzburg.de


Room C042

University of Würzburg
Department of Animal Ecology and Tropical Biology
Biocenter - Am Hubland

97074 Würzburg, Germany

Research Interests
  • wild bee ecology

  • conservation biology

  • plant-pollinator interactions

  • global change biology
Projects

SFB 1047 Insect timing: mechanisms, plasticity and interactions

Project C4:Timing of seasonal activity in wild bee-plant interactions

Andrea Holzschuh, Jonathan Lanzen, Mariela Schenk

Curriculum Vitae

 

Education

  • Since 08/2013 Phd-student at the Department of Animal Ecology, University of Würzburg. "Synchronization of wild bee-plant interactions: mechanisms and fitness consequences"

  • 04/2013-08/2013 Extra occupational correspondence course in "EU environmental legislation", University of Koblenz-Landau

  • 2011/2012 Diploma thesis at the Department of Biological Psychology, University of Würzburg. "Modulation of facial reactions to emotional facial expressions by experimentally induced fear of public speaking"

  • 2006-2012 Studies in Biology, University of Würzburg (Major subject: Animal Ecology; Minor subjects: Biological Psychology, Behavioral Physiology & Sociobiology)


Practical experience

  • 05/2013-07/2013 Internship at "Landesbund für Vogelschutz" - protection programme Montagu's Harrier, Veitshöchheim

  • 06/2012-04/2013 Scientific assistant at the Department of Animal Ecology, University of Würzburg

  • 08/2012 Employee in the project "Mapping of the European hamster in Lower Franconia" -Environmental bureau FABION, Würzburg


Presentations

  • 12/2015 Poster: Mariela Wolf, Andrea Holzschuh "Is a perfect timing indispensable?! Effects of temporal mismatches on the fitness of wild bees" British Ecological Society. Annual Meeting. Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

  • 10/2015 Poster: Mariela Wolf, Andrea Holzschuh "Diapause termination in wild bees" 10th International Symposium EUREKA! University of Würzburg, Germany.

  • 09/2015 Talk: "Effects of temporal mismatches on bee-plant interactions on the fitness of wild bees" Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. 45th Annual Meeting. Göttingen, Germany.

  • 05/2015 Talk: Mariela Wolf, Jonathan Lanzen "Timing of seasonal activity in wild bee-plant interactions" 3rd Annual Meeting of the CRC 1047 (SFB 1047 Insect Timing). Frauenchiemsee, Germany.

  • 12/2014 Talk: "Synchronization of wild bee-plant interactions: mechanisms and fitness consequences" Official Progress-report for CRC 1047 (SFB 1047 Insect Timing). University of Würzburg, Germany.

  • 10/2014 Poster: Mariela Wolf, Andrea Holzschuh "Timing of wild bee emergence" 9th International Symposium EUREKA! University of Würzburg, Germany.

  • 09/2014 Poster: Mariela Wolf, Andrea Holzschuh "Timing of wild bee emergence" Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. 44th Annual Meeting. University of Hildesheim, Germany.

  • 04/2012 Talk: "Modulation of facial reactions to emotional facial expressions by experimentally induced fear of public speaking" Colloquium of Biological Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Würzburg, Germany.


Grants

  • 2015 Travel Fellowship to the BES Annual Meeting in Edinburgh, UK (500€) - GSLS fund
Publications

Schenk, M.; Holzschuh, A.; Krauss, J. (2017) Desynchronizations in bee-plant interactions cause severe fitness losses in solitary bees. Journal of Animal Ecology, doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12694.

Kontakt
Lehrstuhl für Zoologie III
Am Hubland
97074 Würzburg

Tel. +49 931 31-84350
Fax: +49 931 31-84352

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